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5 Off-the-Beaten-Path Swimming Holes to Visit in Arkansas

Are you ready for summer? The long Memorial holiday weekend is right around the corner and some of the best swimming holes are located in Arkansas. Many of you will be heading outdoors to the lakes, rivers, and yes, swimming holes to unofficially welcome the summer season. There's just something special about finding an off-the-beaten-path swimming hole where you can launch yourself off some bluff or a rope swing to dive into the water.
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Motorcycle Deaths Rose in 2021 Right Here in East Texas

Word has it that 11 motorcyclists were killed on East Texas roadways last year, that number went up from the year before. We need to "Share The Road" Texas. The year 2021 brought us more than 500 motorcycle deaths on Texas roadways, here in the TxDOT Atlanta District there were 125 motorcycle crashes which resulted in 11 deaths during that same period. That's one more death than in 2020 and many more were seriously injured. In 2021 the Atlanta District had 37 motorcyclists suffer serious injuries.
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TRAHC Quilting Camp With Betty Huntley June 6 In Texarkana

The Texarkana Regional Arts and Humanities Council presents "Quilting Camp with Betty Huntley" from June 6-10 in Texarkana. This is what the folks at TRAHC had to say about this upcoming event:. Join us at the Regional Arts Center June 6-10 for our quilting camp with expert quilter Bettie Huntley....

People Are Driving From Everywhere to See the Leaking Johnny Cash in Arkansas

Kingsland, Arkansas is best known for being the home of the legendary Johnny Cash. However, now it may become known as the leaking Johnny Cash. That's because a 50,000-gallon water tower that features a silhouette image of Johnny Cash standing with his guitar has sprung a leak due to vandals who shot at the water tank. A bullet was shot through his pants purposely to make it appear that the Man in Black is, excuse the word, urinating on the ground below. The leak has been going on for about a week now and the story has gone viral on social media and the internet or should I say, streaming nationwide.

Temple Memorial ‘Drawdown And Casino Night’ August 4

Please join Temple Memorial Rehabilitation Center for their annual 'Drawdown and Casino Night' on August 4th, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at Crossties in downtown Texarkana. This is what Temple Memorial Treatment Center Had to say about this great fundraiser:. Temple Memorial Pediatric Center is bringing our Annual Drawdown &...

Rocky Point Adventures 68 Minutes from Texarkana

Have you heard the great news? Rocky Point Adventures just opened in Lonestar, Texas, 68 minutes from Texarkana. This is the Ark-La-Tex's only Floating Obstacle Course and Children's Aqua Park in the area. Family-owned and operated Rocky Point Adventures promises the highest quality equipment with the safest standards to provide an outdoor experience of a lifetime for all ages. The one and only beach resort is located on Ellison Creek Reservoir aka Lone Star Lake and features an 8000 square foot floating water challenge that will definitely challenge those thrillseekers looking for fun in the sun.

Is It Illegal To Drive Bare Foot In The Natural State Of Arkansas?

With summer and the heat already here I had a question. Is it illegal to drive your car with bare feet in Arkansas?. Summertime is here and not only is the temperature already high, but the need to get out those summer clothes is also here. With those summer clothes are probably some slip-on shoes or flip-flops. They sure make the heat a little more bearable, but when I get in the car they are not always the best shoe to have on when I am driving.

13-Year-Old Missing Texarkana Teen Has Been Found

The Texarkana Arkansas Police Department would like to say thank you to our community for help in locating a missing 13-year-old girl. Braylyn Perkins has been found safe. The 5' 02" white female with blonde hair, and green eyes, has been missing since May 10. 2022. Lead Detective Phillips with the Texarkana Criminal Investigation Division along with Texarkana Arkansas Police Department issued a BOLO for the missing girl last week. The TAPD and Detective Phillips are very appreciative of all the tips and help from the community that went into locating the missing girl.

Your Weekly Bowie County Sheriff’s Report for May 9 – 15

Your Bowie County Sheriff's Office stayed busy with the usual burglary, assaults, family violence investigations, and more. Thanks to the good folks at BCSO we get to chronicle it for you every week right here. This week's report is ready, as prepared by Chief Deputy Robby McCarver. This report is for the Week Of May 9 - 15, 2022.

‘Local Bands, Local Brews And Local Bites’ Is Back Thursday

"Local Bands, Local Brews, Local Bites" is an event that celebrates our downtown and everything it has to offer. On Thursday you can experience the local brews, the local bites, and a great local band. The event begins at 7 pm and is a two-hour event that will go on until 9 pm in front of the historic Perot Theatre in the Texarkana entertainment district.

Yes! The World’s Tallest Dog in The World is From Texas

They say everything in Texas is bigger! It's official, that the Guinness World Record has named a two-year-old Great Dane, Zeus as the tallest living dog in the world. The world's top dog was measured at 3 ft. 5.18 inches and weighs 200 pounds, according to owner Brittany Davis from Bedford, Texas near the city of Fort Worth.

Mass Shooting In The City of Buffalo, New York

The City of Buffalo endured an unspeakable tragedy on Saturday. According to the Buffalo Police Department, a mass shooting occurred at the Tops on Jefferson Avenue in the City of Buffalo on Saturday afternoon. 10 people were killed and 13 total were shot, according to police. The latest on the...